Vintage Wooden Spice Box With 4 Compartments & A Sliding Cover, L 31 cm x Dia 21 cm x H 8 cm

Crafted from local yet hardy wood by the artisans in South of India with a natural dark polish, this Vintage round spice box is handcrafted from a single block of solid wood with compartments, a sliding cover and a curved handle.

With 4 large semi circular 6 cm deep compartments , a round sliding cover with a wooden knob to open and close the spice box, including a contoured handle, this one is a collectors item.

Traditionally, such spice boxes are used by the women to store fresh whole and powdered spices in the kitchen like salt, chillies, cinnamon, mustard, coriander or after dinner digestives like beetle nut, cardamon, anis and candied sugar.

Length 31 cm when closed x Diameter 21 cm x Height 8 cm .
Weight 1.10 Kilograms